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Celebrate the Vernal Equinox: Activities for Kids

It’s spring! The Vernal Equinox marks the first day of the pre-summer summer. Falling between March 20 and 24 each year, this day deserves its own celebration. What can your kids do on the Vernal Equinox? Have a picnic. Feel the warmth of the spring sun and take the kids outdoors for a picnic lunch or dinner. Learn about the Mayans. Events such as the equinox were important markers in the Mayan culture. Help the kids research the Mayans, the equinox and their celebration. Start some seeds. Even though it’s not yet time to plant in many areas of the...